Cloud Genius mission at RallyPoint/6: Train 21 soldiers from JBLM land a career in the cloud

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First of its kind program to help returning soldiers land a dream high tech career in cloud computing.

Sep 9, 2014, Lakewood, WA
Cloud computing helps businesses create innovative services, improve operational efficiency and improve business agility. The www.Indeed.com/jobtrends website shows that demand for Cloud DevOps skills has grown more than 20,000 percent since May 2011. Returning soldiers need up to date technical skills to help them transition to the civilian workplace. Cloud Genius to embark on a first of its kind mission at RallyPoint/6 to train a cohort of 21 soldiers from the Joint Base Lewis McChord in Cloud Computing.

Starting today, this cohort of 21 soldiers will be trained in cloud technologies, cloud architecture and design, and cloud development operations (DevOps) at the recently inaugurated RallyPoint/6 Lakewood facility. Cloud Genius trains students in the cutting edge skills needed for a career in today’s cloud-focused IT departments. Our returning soldiers will gain key skills they need to help businesses tap the economic benefits that cloud computing provides.

Thanks to Camo2Commerce, Goodwill, RallyPoint/6, Workforce Central, Pacific Mountain Workforce Development, and an awesome team of volunteers.



Overview of the Certification Coursework


Overview of the Certification Coursework